Shortbread Cookies

Ive made shortbread cookies a few times before, but this recipe is slighty different to the usual suspect.  This recipe from Chelsea Winters cookbook ‘Everyday Delicious’ uses caster sugar and high grade flour which seemed quite odd to me, so i had to give them a try. If you’ve tried any of Chelsea Winters recipes […]

Chocolate Weetbix Slice

A Kiwi classic and childhood favorite. This chocolate weetbix slice is a great recipe for the kids to get in the kitchen and make. Great for lunchboxes and children’s parties too. Chocolate Weetbix Slice 6 weetbix, crushed 1 cup desiccated coconut 3 tbsp cocoa 1 1/2 cups brown sugar 2 cups flour 4 tsp baking […]

Rustic Apple Shortcake

I love this classic Apple shortcake recipe there’s no rolling involved which makes for a quick and easy dessert. Its defiantly a crowd pleaser and family favorite with it’s crunchy, buttery sweet pastry. Apple Shortcake 170g butter 3/4 cup sugar 2 eggs 2 1/2 cups flour 1 tsp Baking powder 2 small tins Sliced Apples […]

Homemade Custard (Creme Patissiere)

Homemade Custard (Creme Patissiere) Original recipe from Little and Friday Makes 2 1/2 cups 500ml milk 1 tsp vanilla essence 1/2 cup caster sugar 3 egg yolks 1/4 cup cornflour   In a saucepan, combine milk, vanilla and 1/4 cup caster sugar, and bring to the boil. In a bowl, beat together remaining caster sugar, egg […]

Mini Banana Muffins

These freezer friendly muffins are perfect for the lunch box or an after school treat. The kids will love them. Mini Banana Muffin’s Makes 70 mini muffins. 2 1/2 cups flour 1/2 cup brown sugar 4 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp baking soda 1 tsp cinnamon 1 cup milk 2 eggs 125g butter, melted and […]

Homemade Salted Caramel Sauce

This is the best salted caramel sauce you’ll ever taste, no need to buy the supermarket stuff ever again. The sweetness of the gooey, rich caramel is perfectly balanced with sea salt. Homemade Salted caramel sauce Recipe from Bluebells Cakery cookbook Sweet and Savoury Makes 2 large jars 2 cups caster sugar 1 tbsp water […]